The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 149 122 104
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -18
Permanent jobs citing 3G 66 99 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.31% 1.81% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.93% 6.29% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 34
Average salary £40,000 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £41,900 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -15.78%
3G
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1339 1575 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.63% 28.85% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1030 1246
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region.

3G Salary Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

3G Salary Histogram in Berkshire

3G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -20 28 - - 2
Slough +14 11 £37,500 +5.63% 4
Bracknell +18 8 - - 3
Newbury +8 8 £40,000 -27.27% 11
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 81 (71.68%) Telecoms
2 53 (46.90%) 4G
3 50 (44.25%) 2G
4 46 (40.71%) LTE
5 37 (32.74%) GSM
6 35 (30.97%) Broadband
7 34 (30.09%) Wireless
8 32 (28.32%) Radio Access Network
9 31 (27.43%) Cisco
10 30 (26.55%) Degree
11 29 (25.66%) Smartphone
11 29 (25.66%) Internet
12 26 (23.01%) Ericsson
13 25 (22.12%) UMTS
14 24 (21.24%) Huawei
15 22 (19.47%) MPLS
16 21 (18.58%) Juniper
16 21 (18.58%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (18.58%) WiMAX
17 20 (17.70%) TCP/IP
18 18 (15.93%) Nokia
18 18 (15.93%) OSPF
18 18 (15.93%) RIP
18 18 (15.93%) BGP
18 18 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (14.16%) RNC
19 16 (14.16%) SLA
19 16 (14.16%) Nortel
20 15 (13.27%) CCNP
20 15 (13.27%) Cisco Certification

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.88%) MTS
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 53 (46.90%) 4G
2 50 (44.25%) 2G
3 46 (40.71%) LTE
4 37 (32.74%) GSM
5 35 (30.97%) Broadband
6 34 (30.09%) Wireless
7 32 (28.32%) Radio Access Network
8 29 (25.66%) Internet
9 25 (22.12%) UMTS
10 22 (19.47%) MPLS
11 21 (18.58%) WiMAX
12 20 (17.70%) TCP/IP
13 18 (15.93%) OSPF
13 18 (15.93%) RIP
13 18 (15.93%) BGP
14 16 (14.16%) RNC
15 14 (12.39%) Firewall
16 11 (9.73%) Network Security
17 10 (8.85%) BIG-IP
17 10 (8.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.88%) Big Data
General
1 81 (71.68%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.96%) Back Office
3 5 (4.42%) Billing
3 5 (4.42%) Marketing
4 4 (3.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.77%) Legal
5 2 (1.77%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) French Language
6 1 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (20.35%) Network Engineer
2 14 (12.39%) Network Support
3 11 (9.73%) Support Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) RAN Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) Security Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Wireless Engineer
6 8 (7.08%) IP Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.19%) Support Team Leader
7 7 (6.19%) Network Team Leader
8 6 (5.31%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Consultant
9 5 (4.42%) Messaging Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.54%) Radio Network Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Radio Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) 3G Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Network Optimisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.66%) Smartphone
2 18 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.42%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (2.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.77%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.77%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.39%) Linux
2 12 (10.62%) UNIX
3 3 (2.65%) Windows
3 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.58%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (10.62%) Project Management
3 10 (8.85%) Service Delivery
4 9 (7.96%) Network Architecture
5 8 (7.08%) DNA
6 7 (6.19%) Network Planning
7 5 (4.42%) ITIL
7 5 (4.42%) CRM
7 5 (4.42%) Information Security
7 5 (4.42%) Line Management
7 5 (4.42%) Product Marketing
7 5 (4.42%) OpenUP
8 4 (3.54%) Performance Management
8 4 (3.54%) Product Management
8 4 (3.54%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (3.54%) Fault Management
8 4 (3.54%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.54%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (3.54%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.19%) C
2 4 (3.54%) Java
3 3 (2.65%) SQL
3 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.77%) Perl
4 2 (1.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) Degree
2 15 (13.27%) CCNP
2 15 (13.27%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (9.73%) CISSP
4 10 (8.85%) CCSE
4 10 (8.85%) CCSA
5 5 (4.42%) HNC
5 5 (4.42%) HND
5 5 (4.42%) CCIP
6 4 (3.54%) CCNA
7 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.77%) MCP
8 1 (0.88%) PMP
8 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.88%) CISM
8 1 (0.88%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.16%) SLA
2 12 (10.62%) QA
3 5 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.88%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (8.85%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.42%) Netcool
3 1 (0.88%) OpenView
3 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) Cisco
2 26 (23.01%) Ericsson
3 24 (21.24%) Huawei
4 21 (18.58%) Juniper
5 18 (15.93%) Nokia
6 16 (14.16%) Nortel
7 13 (11.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 10 (8.85%) F5
8 10 (8.85%) Amdocs
8 10 (8.85%) CheckPoint
9 8 (7.08%) Remedy
10 6 (5.31%) Cramer
11 4 (3.54%) Microsoft
12 3 (2.65%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.77%) NetHawk
14 1 (0.88%) Oracle
14 1 (0.88%) HP
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30,000-50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Salary: £49 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 days ago